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Sweet Justice is an American legal drama television series starring Cicely Tyson and Melissa Gilbert. The hour-long series ran from September 15, 1994 to April 22, 1995 on NBC.[1] The series was produced by Trotwood Productions in association with Columbia Pictures Television.

Sweet Justice
GenreLegal drama
Created byJohn Romano
StarringCicely Tyson
Melissa Gilbert
Ronny Cox
Jason Gedrick
Greg Germann
Composer(s)W. G. Snuffy Walden
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes22
Production
Executive producer(s)John Romano
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Trotwood Productions
Columbia Pictures Television
Release
Original networkNBC
Original releaseSeptember 15, 1994 –
April 22, 1995

Contents

PremiseEdit

The series was about a Wall Street Lawyer named Kate Delacroy (Gilbert) who returned to her Southern hometown to work at a progressive law firm that often clashed with her father's own conservative firm. The progressive firm is led by Carrie Grace Battle (Tyson).

Cast and charactersEdit

EpisodesEdit

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1"Pilot"TBATBASeptember 15, 1994 (1994-09-15)
2"It's a Grand Old Dame"TBATBASeptember 17, 1994 (1994-09-17)
3"One Good Woman"TBATBASeptember 24, 1994 (1994-09-24)
4"High School Confidential"TBATBAOctober 1, 1994 (1994-10-01)
5"The Right Things"TBATBAOctober 8, 1994 (1994-10-08)
6"Fourth Quarter"TBATBAOctober 15, 1994 (1994-10-15)
7"Sex, Lies and Shining Armor"TBATBAOctober 22, 1994 (1994-10-22)
8
9
"The Power of Darkness"TBATBANovember 12, 1994 (1994-11-12)
10"In the Name of the Son"TBATBADecember 3, 1994 (1994-12-03)
11"Baby Mine"TBATBAJanuary 7, 1995 (1995-01-07)
12"Both Sides Now"TBATBAJanuary 14, 1995 (1995-01-14)
13"Greener Grass"TBATBAJanuary 21, 1995 (1995-01-21)
14"Story of My Life"TBATBAFebruary 4, 1995 (1995-02-04)
15"Bloodlines"TBATBAMarch 4, 1995 (1995-03-04)
16"Clouds of Glory"TBATBAMarch 17, 1995 (1995-03-17)
17"Fire"TBATBAMarch 25, 1995 (1995-03-25)
18"Just Say Yes"TBATBAApril 1, 1995 (1995-04-01)
19"Broken Ties"TBATBAApril 8, 1995 (1995-04-08)
20"Pledges"TBATBAApril 15, 1995 (1995-04-15)
21"Muddy Waters"TBATBAApril 22, 1995 (1995-04-22)
22"The Sensational Six"TBATBAAugust 12, 1995 (1995-08-12)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Tyson was nominated for an Emmy and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her role on the series.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Scott, Tony (September 15, 1994). "Sweet Justice". Variety. Retrieved 2009-07-04.

External linksEdit